Celebrating Emory's Class of 2021

Celebrating Emory's Class of 2021

Learn about this year's Commencement ceremonies, set for May 14-16, and meet outstanding graduates from across the university.


Gelaye promoted to senior vice president and dean of Campus Life

Gelaye promoted to senior vice president and dean of Campus Life

Enku Gelaye is being promoted effective May 1 after serving as vice president and dean of Campus Life since August 2019. She is responsible for 15,000 students in areas such as undergraduate residential life, health and wellness, athletics and civic engagement.

Emory welcomes return to University Athletic Association conference competition

Emory welcomes return to University Athletic Association conference competition

The University Athletic Association has announced its decision to return to a full schedule of conference competition this fall, ending a pandemic-related hiatus. Emory’s 19 varsity sports teams are part of the UAA, which competes in the NCAA’s Division III.

Emory, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta launch COVID-19 vaccine trial for young children

Emory, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta launch COVID-19 vaccine trial for young children

Physicians from Emory and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta are participating in a clinical trial testing the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 6 months to less than 12 years. This is the same Moderna vaccine being distributed nationwide for adults.


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History course uncovers ‘archival silences’ of enslaved people

In the “Slavery and the Archive” class, students connected the threads from rare information sources in Emory’s library to build new stories and perspectives.

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USDA awards $4.8 million to Working Farms Fund

Supported by a first-of-its-kind partnership between Emory and The Conservation Fund, the Working Farms Fund acquires and permanently protects farmland, helping next-generation farmers purchase land and creating a more resilient food system across metro Atlanta.

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Theater studies senior tackles how to produce live theater in a pandemic era

For her undergraduate honors thesis, Ruth Puryear directed a drive-in musical to explore how to create intimacy and vulnerability onstage — while actors kept to safety protocols and audience members watched from their cars.

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Emory program creates EPiC opportunities for Atlanta high school students

Sophomore Jamal Hilaire first connected with the university through EPiC, the Emory Pipeline Collaborative, which prepares underrepresented high school students for college and health careers. Now, he says, “I wouldn’t be me without it.”